Geoffrey Family History

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Geoffrey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Jeffrey, Geoffroy, Godfrey, Coffey, Wolfrey, Gioffre, Peffley

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Geoffrey Family Origin

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Geoffrey Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Geoffrey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Geoffrey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geoffrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geoffrey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Geoffrey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Geoffrey. For the veterans among your Geoffrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geoffrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Geoffrey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geoffrey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Famous Geoffrey Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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